[Beowulf] Re: SATA or SCSI drives - Multiple Read/write speeds.

Mike Snitzer msnitzer at lnxi.com
Tue Dec 9 12:27:14 EST 2003


On Tue, Dec 09 2003 at 09:58,
Mark Hahn <hahn at physics.mcmaster.ca> wrote:

> > one thing I was looking at with SCSI.  From this I take it that SATA 
> > can handle some queueing but it just isn't supported yet?
> 
> grep LKML for jgarzik and libata.  my real point is that queueing is not 
> all that important, since the kernel has always done seek scheduling.

FYI, here is Jeff Garzik's latest Status report for Linux SATA support:
http://lwn.net/Articles/61288/

Mike
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